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Mercato di Natale di Montreux (Montreux Noel)

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Address: Lungolago, Montreux, Switzerland
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This is a very pretty Christmas market, right on the lake. The food choices are great. We enjoyed some classic cheese fondue inside a little hut right on the lake. Delicious... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
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Victoria, Australia
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143 reviews 143 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a very pretty Christmas market, right on the lake. The food choices are great. We enjoyed some classic cheese fondue inside a little hut right on the lake. Delicious, but probably not good for the arteries! It does get very busy as the night goes on though, but at around dusk it was lovely. Combine with a walk... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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20 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

A very nice Christmas market. The food and drink are the best part so go hungry! Vin chaud, churros and roasted chestnuts highly recommended. I've heard the tartiflette is delicious as well. Nice wooden houses with fires burning inside to warm you up if it's chilly. And the possibility of free samples in a few places! Very good spot to... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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74 reviews 74 reviews
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

My Wife and I have visited the Montreux Christmas Market every year now since 2008 and it's a special attraction no matter what. Lot's of eating and drinking and plenty of stalls selling almost everything. We adore it.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We enjoyed to walk along the lake to see this market for the first time. Many places to eat, several places to sit in very charming little bench. We appreciated most of what we saw. Missing a bit more of the christmas atmosphere sometimes but there is a lot to see in a small place. People were nice. The only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Great place to visit for an evening. There are a lot of stands and the atmosphere is great. Don't forget to take a ride in the big wheel and there are many stands to have some food after.

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UK
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A very large Christmas market with stalls selling food, drink,crafts Christmas decorations. A lovely family atmosphere during the day and a great place for a night out with friends in the evening. Prices can be a bit steep this is not a market to come a get a cheap gift but you will find lots of original gifts and crafts.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Me and my boyfriend visited Montreux Noel market for several times. We always had amazing time. The atmosphare is full of Xmas, hot wine, punch, tea with some alcohol. I would say Montreux is not lovely only during Xmas time but also during summer. If you have time on the end of June/beg of July go and visit famous Montreux... More 

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

We caught a train from Geneva to Montreux and went to the Christmas market. It was great for having a relaxed look around and there plenty of gifts to look at. We enjoyed the hot wine and crepes! A short walk from the station, it is easy to find. The mountains make a beautiful backdrop. A very relaxing day out.... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Amazing experience although we're not new to Xmas markets around Europe which are always nice, romantic and meaningful . This one is much more than that and if you want really find out just go there and live the magic atmosphere, breath the sparkling air of Leman Lake under the snow, talk with people coming from every remote corner of... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

The market is greatly organized. Everything is so festive! There are vendors selling Christmas accessories & toys as well as the ones serving traditional food & drinks! The atmosphere is so joyful!

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